Between the palm trees and inviting ocean waves, Southern California (or SoCal) is a relaxing oasis from winter’s blustery chill. It’s no surprise that it’s a top snowbird destination for those who prefer to spend the colder months sunning along beautiful beaches, teeing off at the golf course, or exploring cities and cute beach towns down the coast. Call California your home for the winter with a long-term or monthly rental.
Take your time in the laidback air of San Diego, where you can stroll the golden sands, get your fill of seafood and taco shops, or sightsee attractions like the San Diego Zoo.
Beautiful beaches may be the city's most eye-catching draw, but with more than 100 art galleries and studios, Laguna Beach's rich cultural life makes it more than your average beach trip.
Blending a rich history with an elite wine scene in addition to its iconic beaches, you're in for a winter to remember along Santa Barbara’s Spanish-style architecture, restaurants, and shops.
Keep warm-weather thrills at your fingertips, with Disneyland 30 minutes away and a gorgeous beachfront just beyond your front door. Take a ferry out to Catalina Island, book a whale-watching tour, or kick back and relax by the water.
San Clemente’s quiet residential communities easily make it feel like home, with an outlet mall, waterfront restaurants and shops, and popular surf beaches.
One ride up the Aerial Tramway, and you’re sure to fall in love with San Jacinto Peak’s breathtaking mountain views and all the possibilities Palm Desert has to offer—fine dining restaurants, boutiques, and rolling green golf courses, included.
Southern California rentals are your gateway to beautiful beaches, easy relaxation, attractions like Universal Studios and the San Diego Zoo, and one of the best culinary scenes in the United States.
Find your paradise along golf courses, outdoor adventure, and desert glamour. Sandwiched between Coachella Valley Preserve, the Sonoran Desert, and Joshua Tree National Park, Palm Springs offers plenty of ways to unwind, with spas, pools, and shopping.
The only winter blues you’ll find here are incredible views of lapping ocean waves. Elegant and practical, this getaway features a separate home office where you can finish up your work day, then wind down in the hot tub or fire up the outdoor grill for dinner with friends.
Tee off under sunny skies all winter long and never stray too far from the course with a vacation rental in the heart of the action.
Golfers, putt away to paradise. The Coachella Valley is comprised of nine cities—Palm Springs, Desert Hot Springs, Cathedral City, Rancho Mirage, Palm Desert, Indian Wells, La Quinta, Indio, and Coachella—not to mention over 120 golf courses. Spend the winter finding your new favorite, one fairway at a time.
Everyone deserves a break in the sunshine—your furry friend included. Bring Fido along for a winter of frisbee by the beach in a pet-friendly vacation home.
Split your time between lounging by the pool and chasing Pacific Ocean waves. Find the perfect poolside hideaway and let the relaxation begin.
Feel your winter worries melt away from the comfort of this luxurious beachside haven. Let the ocean breeze come and go throughout the airy dining room, which opens out to a cozy outdoor living space and turquoise swimming pool.
Nothing beats a front-row seat to the beach. Wake up with a walk in the sand, enjoy an afternoon swim, or wind down the evening with dinner by the water. Winter’s more fun when the ocean is only a short walk away.
With views like this, you might wish winter lasted all year long. Sit back and relax with sweeping ocean views from almost every room in this stunning house perched above the waves. Breathe in the salty breeze and keep a lookout for dolphins.
Don’t let winter hinder your game. Save your spot with a snowbird rental in California with tennis courts nearby for plenty of practice and games with friends.
In many cases, yes. If your reservation is eligible for a discount, you’ll see that reflected in the price when you book. Our long-term reservation sales specialists can also help answer any questions about discounts. Call 850-378-4648 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
You don't have to pay all at once. In fact, you’ve got a couple of different options to pay in installments. First, you can make monthly payments (over 3, 6, or 12 months) on most reservations through our partnership with Affirm. It’s easy, too—just select “Pay later with Affirm” when completing your vacation purchase.
If you book at least 45 days before your trip, your other option is to split your trip into just two payments. If the cost of your reservation is between $2,000 and $9,999, 50% is due at the time of booking. If the cost of your reservation is over $10,000, 25% is due at the time of booking. If you choose to make two payments, you must make your second payment 30 days before the start of your trip.
The Coachella Valley, which is comprised of nine cities (Palm Springs, Desert Hot Springs, Cathedral City, Rancho Mirage, Palm Desert, Indian Wells, La Quinta, Indio, and Coachella) is a popular destination for many snowbirds. Spend the winter exploring the surrounding cities, hike through state parks and Joshua Tree National Park, lounge out by the spa, or practice your swing at any of the 120 golf courses.
Take your pick from dozens of Vacasa’s professionally managed homes throughout California's most popular snowbird destinations. With a Premium Cleaning program, local management teams, and 24/7 customer support, you can ease back into a worry-free vacation.